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RTS Stock Exchange: FORTS January 2004 Market Data

Date 05/02/2004

In January 2004 total trading volume on FORTS (Futures & Options on the RTS) reached 2,3 million contracts and 18 billion rubles. Total open interest as of January 30th, 2004, equaled 4,5 billion rubles and 550 thousand contracts.

The top selling contracts in January were "RAO UES of Russia" futures contracts (57% of total trading volume), "LUKoil" futures contract (16%) and "Gazprom" futures contract (12%).

FORTS, a unified derivatives market operating since September 19, 2001, is based on trading and settlement technologies and software that were implemented at and have been successfully used by St. Petersburg Stock Exchange for 8 years. RTS acts as the trading system and the clearinghouse on the integrated market. 84 companies headquartered in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Novosibirsk, Ekaterinburg, Samara, Rostov-on-Don, Kazan and Abakan are the registered members of FORTS. They trade 8 futures contracts and 3 options.